Differences in Mentor-Mentee Sponsorship in Male vs Female Recipients of National Institutes of Health Grants

JAMA Intern Med. 2017 Apr 1;177(4):580-582. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2016.9391.


This study uses data from a survey of NIH Mentored Career Development grant awardees to determine if sponsorship critical for career advancement of young professionals differs among men and women.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Female
  • Financing, Organized*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Mentors*
  • National Institutes of Health (U.S.)*
  • Sex Factors
  • United States